ch37-p007 - 7. (a) The round-trip (discounting the time...

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should be admitted that this is a fairly subtle question which has occasionally precipitated debates among professional physicists. 7. (a) The round-trip (discounting the time needed to “turn around”) should be one year according to the clock you are carrying (this is your proper time interval t 0 ) and 1000 years according to the clocks on Earth which measure t . We solve Eq. 37-7 for β : 2 2 0 1y 1 1 0.99999950. 1000y t t ⎛⎞
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This note was uploaded on 06/03/2011 for the course PHY 2049 taught by Professor Any during the Spring '08 term at University of Florida.

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